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Dale F. Elliott

Elliott, Mack to Speak at 2014 Midyear Commencement

December 18, 2014
By Kevin Hodur

The 2014 Midyear Commencement ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 20, at 10:30 a.m.. Dale F. Elliott, founder, president and CEO of FCM Advisory Group Ltd and graduating senior Melissa Mack will be the speakers.

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VPA students designed 3D

2D Designs Become a 3D Reality on the Tech Trails

December 11, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Visual and Performing Arts students turn two-dimensional designs into three-dimensional "frames" for nature along the Tech Trails. 

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PCMI computer science graduate student Tim Ward with members of his host community on the island nation of Vanuatu.

Michigan Tech Adds New Peace Corps Master's International Programs in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, GIS

November 20, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Michigan Tech's Peace Corps Master's International Program expands to include computer science, electrical and computer engineering and geographic information systems.

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Undead U: A Zombie Symposium Explores Why Zombies Fascinate Us.

Undead U at Michigan Tech Thursday

October 27, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Zombie experts examine the phenomenon at Undead U: A Zombie Symposium at Michigan Tech this week.  

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Physics PhD student Noopur Sharma

Physics Department Recognized Nationally for Percentage of Women PhDs

October 3, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech recognized for percentage of PhDs in Physics earned by women. 

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Employers and students packed the SDC at Tech's largest Career Fair ever.

Fall Career Fair 2014: Students, Employers Ready

October 2, 2014
By Kevin Hodur

The fall Career Fair is bigger than ever: Tech students and employers from around the world came out in droves.

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Michigan Tech senior Paul Hagadone of the Consumer Product Manufacturing Enterprise, which aims to bring clean-burning biochar to wood-fired cook stoves in Benin. A jar of biochar is pictured in front of a student-made biochar kiln. Sarah Bird photo

Black is the New Green: Biochar Beats Wood in Cook Stoves

September 10, 2014
By Marcia Goodrich

Michigan Tech students are working with a company in Benin to make biochar, a smokeless cooking fuel, out of  waste from a palm kernel oil factory.

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Michigan Tech undergraduate education receives high marks.

Michigan Tech Moves Up in US News Undergraduate Rankings

September 9, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

US News ranks Michigan Tech as one of nation's "Best Colleges."
 

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Neil White visits campus as part of the Reading as Inquiry program

Summer Reading 2014: Neil White and the Outcasts

August 28, 2014
By Kevin Hodur

Neil White came to Michigan Tech to share with entering students his tale of incarceration and change, as told in his book, In the Sanctuary of Outcasts.

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Cutting the ribbon at the new physical therapy doctoral program facilities at the ATDC. From the left, Chris Ingersoll, Michael Gealt, Herm Treizenberg, Peter Loubert, Max Seel, Jason Carter and Bruce Seely.

Michigan Tech, Central Michigan University Launch Collaborative Physical Therapy Doctoral Program

August 26, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech and Central Michigan University celebrate opening of collaborative Doctor of Physical Therapy program

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